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Title American Christmas stories / edited and with an introduction by Connie Willis.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Library of America, [2021]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  813 Wil    ---  Available
Description xvii, 450 pages ; 24 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
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Series The Library of America collection
Library of America collection.
Summary A collection of American Christmas stories spanning traditional, Civil War-era holiday storytelling to modern times in genres including science fiction, fantasy, westerns, humor, and horror that focus on Christmas morning, gifts, wise men, nativities, family, commercialism, or dinners.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 443-447) and index.
Subject Christmas stories, American.
Short stories, American.
Genre/Form Christmas fiction.
Short stories.
Added Author Willis, Connie, editor.
Harte, Bret, 1836-1902. How Santa Claus came to Simpson's Bar.
Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888. Kate's choice.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Letter from Santa Claus.
Bristor, J. B. Moore. Found after thirty-five years--Lucy Marshall's letter.
Tincker, Mary Agnes, 1831-1907. From the garden of a friend.
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Christmas every day.
Bangs, John Kendrick, 1862-1922. Thurlow's Christmas story.
London, Jack, 1876-1916. Klondike Christmas.
Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900. Little pilgrim.
Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906. Old-time Christmas.
ISBN 9781598537062

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